• Bitcoin entrepreneur and investor Trace Mayer believes Bitcoin will hit $27,395 by next February according to his own analysis using a 200 Day Moving Average. Let’s be clear – there is absolutely no shortage of Bitcoin price predictions floating around the internet. A quick Google search these days yields no shortage of financial experts utilizing fundamental analysis, technical analysis, and Bayesian regression techniques to produce forecasts as far-ranging as the methods they employ. And let’s not

    Bitcoin Price to Hit $27K by February? Investor Trace Mayer Thinks So

    | 2017/10/12 1:00 pm
  • Bitcoin price soared past the $5,000 mark today, reaching a current all time high of $5,188 on the GDAX exchange.  Bitcoin’s price rocketed through the psychological $5,000 barrier, reaching an all time high, at the time of writing of $5,188. Relative strength technical indicators do show that the currency has been overbought now for three days, however, the price shows no sign of stopping. With recent speculation by investors of $10,000 bitcoin in six to

    Bitcoin Price Rockets Past $5000 to New All-Time High

    | 2017/10/12 6:40 am
  • Vanuatu, an island nation in the South Pacific Ocean, has enacted a citizenship policy where anyone who pays  $20,000, or the equivalent in Bitcoin, can become a citizen of the country. The announcement marks the first time that a country’s citizenship can be bought with Bitcoin, setting an exciting precedent for the still relatively nascent currency. The move comes as people increasingly adopt a more globalized outlook with a rise in people seeking as many as

    Vanuatu Citizenship Offered For Under 50 BTC

    | 2017/10/11 1:15 pm
  • In A CNBC Fast Money interview, Michael Novogratz of Galaxy Investment Partners predicted that Bitcoin’s price is likely to be over $10,000 in six to 10 months. Just how high could #bitcoin go? Hedge fund legend @novogratz says $BTC will soar to over $10K in the next 6 to 10 months pic.twitter.com/b3ZKS1hXau — CNBC's Fast Money (@CNBCFastMoney) October 10, 2017 Former Fortress Investment Group manager Michael Novogratz agrees that Bitcoin shows signs of being in a

    Novogratz Predicts $10,000 Bitcoin Coming Soon As Bitcoins Price Rallies

    | 2017/10/11 11:00 am
  • Famous cryptocurrency proponent and antivirus software developer John Mcaffee stated in a recent article that governments fear cryptocurrencies because they can’t tax them. Making Profits with Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies have received a lot of attention from individual and institutional investors since there is a lot of money to be made. From day trading to cryptocurrency mining, there are a lot of ways to make a profit in the digital asset space. Initial Coin Offerings have become one of

    John McAfee: Governments Fear Cryptocurrencies Because They Can’t Tax Them

    | 2017/10/10 4:00 pm
  • Nvidia’s participation in the cryptocurrency industry is paying big dividends. In effect, fueled by Bitcoin’s impressive surge, Nvidia stock price continues to soar. Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Here to Stay On October 10, 2017, Nvidia’s stock value reached an all-time high: $192.92 USD per share. In parallel, Bitcoin’s value soared to $4,800 USD per coin. This bullish drive demonstrates that Nvidia continues to profit from producing devices used in cryptocurrency mining, artificial intelligence, driverless

    Bitcoin Boom is Fueling Nvidia’s Stock Price to All-Time Highs

    | 2017/10/10 11:30 am
  • Robert Ophèle, the new head of France’s stock market regulatory agency, the AMF, presented his goals, which focus on Bitcoin, initial coin offerings (ICOs) regulation, and making Paris more attractive for financial investors leaving London as a consequence of Brexit. Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies Fulfill a Legitimate Business Need Robert Ophèle detailed his five-year program for the AMF (Authorité des Marchés Financiers), in a recent interview with Challenges. He noted that the priorities of the

    France’s Stock Market Regulator is Positively Interested in Bitcoin and ICOs

    | 2017/10/09 12:00 pm
  • According to a recent report by security intelligence group RedLock, hackers were able to breach into the Amazon Cloud services of two companies in order to mine Bitcoin. Amazon Cloud Used for Bitcoin Mining In a recent article, Business Insider reported that hackers were able to hack into the AWS cloud services’ infrastructure of two companies in order to mine Bitcoin. According to the security firm RedLock, the two affected companies were Aviva and Gemalto. The security firm

    Hackers Breach Amazon Cloud to Mine Bitcoin

    | 2017/10/08 9:00 pm
  • Matthew Goetz, former vice president at the famous financial institution Goldman Sachs believes that investing in Bitcoin is like investing in the Internet in the late 90’s.  Betting Big On Bitcoin The decentralized cryptocurrency had a very good run this year. Even after receiving bad publicity from the comments of the JP Morgan CEO and the recent report that China ordered Bitcoin exchanges to close down. Bitcoin is up by 450% this year and is currently

    Former Goldman Sachs VP Believes Bitcoin is the Next Internet

    | 2017/10/07 9:45 pm
  • Bitcoin’s supremacy is strengthening in the cryptocurrency market, as its resiliency continues to impress experts and Wall Street’s top executives. The financial markets are clearly reflecting this sentiment as Bitcoin’s value now surpasses the US$ 4,300 mark. Bitcoin Leads the Cryptocurrency Market Bitcoin maintains its preeminence not only among fiat currencies but also among the other cryptocurrencies. According to a recent CNBC article, “Bitcoin was the top performing cryptocurrency in the last three months, despite the mega-rally

    Despite Detractors Bitcoin Remains Best Performing Currency

    | 2017/10/07 11:30 am
  • Josh Garza, Founder and CEO of the infamous GAW Miners has been ordered to pay almost $10 million to the SEC. Josh Garza, CEO of  GAW, GAW Miners, ZenMiner, and ZenCloud plead guilty to a $9 million fraud scheme back in July of this year. Pleading guilty to one count of wire fraud related to his role in his companies’ purported generation and sale of virtual currency, Garza has now been ordered to pay almost $10 million, consisting

    Founder of GAW Miners Pleads Guilty To Fraud Charges

    | 2017/10/07 9:45 am
  • Famous investor and billionaire, Mark Cuban, believes that Blockchain technology will be the main platform for future technology. Investing in Bitcoin and ICOs In a recent interview with Bloomberg, known investor and the owner of NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban, confirmed that he has invested in Bitcoin. Cuban also noted that he strongly believes that Blockchain will be the platform upon which future technology will be built. This isn’t the first time that the billionaire

    Mark Cuban Believes Blockchain is a Great Platform for Future Technology

    | 2017/10/06 5:30 pm
  • Dan Morehead believes that Bitcoin and other digital currencies will soon become an essential part of every financial portfolio. Bitcoin Continues to Gain Traction Bitcoin has continued to make headlines in the news in recent weeks. From the famous comments of JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon to China ordering major exchanges to shut down their operations, Bitcoin has received a lot of attention from both media and investors. Almost as if in defiance of its detractors,

    Bitcoin May Soon Be Part of Every Financial Portfolio

    | 2017/10/06 3:30 pm
  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein’s recent tweet is on the fence when it comes to Bitcoin, but teases comparison of Bitcoin with paper money replacing gold. Still thinking about #Bitcoin. No conclusion – not endorsing/rejecting. Know that folks also were skeptical when paper money displaced gold. — Lloyd Blankfein (@lloydblankfein) October 3, 2017 There may be no definitive conclusion, but the tweet certainly suggests that the CEO can imagine a future where Bitcoin is at

    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein Hints At Bitcoin Revolution

    | 2017/10/04 12:00 pm
  • After China and Korea banned ICOs experts believe that Japan will become the leader of Bitcoin markets. Tough Month For Bitcoin September has been a very tough month for the decentralized cryptocurrency. Firstly, Chinese regulators imposed a strict ban on all Initial Coin Offerings and ordered several cryptocurrency exchanges to shut down their operations. The regulations by the Chinese authorities caused a lot of turmoil in the cryptocurrency markets worldwide. Shortly after Chinese authorities imposed

    Japan On Track to Become Bitcoin Market Leader

    | 2017/10/04 11:45 am
  • The US government finally claimed $48 million USD earned from the sale of bitcoins seized from Silk Road, the online drug marketplace that was shut down in 2013. It may have taken a couple of years, but the US government finally has their grasp on the money earned from their seizure and shut down of the notorious Silk Road marketplace. The online drug market was shut down in 2013, and the government seized a total

    US Government Nets $48 Million from Sale of Silk Road Bitcoins

    | 2017/10/02 8:15 pm
  • On the 29th of September, the IMF’s Managing Director Christine Lagarde spoke in London at the Bank of England of the possibilities for cyrptocurrencies, comparing their rise to a brave new world of wonder and possibility. IMF Chief, Christine Largarde, gave her speech entitled “Central Banking and Fintech – A Brave New World” at the Bank of England conference, in which she tackled innovative future trends including cryptocurrency and A.I.  She highlighted use case scenarios

    IMF’s Christine Lagarde Sees Cryptocurrencies Potential For ‘Dollarization 2.0’

    | 2017/10/02 2:15 pm
  • A group of six individuals in New Delhi, India, have been arrested by the police for robbing people that they had convinced were buying Bitcoin with actual cash. Just when you think it’s safe to buy Bitcoin and other digital currencies, you hear horror stories about being robbed in some sort of online scam or Ponzi scheme. The decentralized nature of cryptocurrency means that those looking to get involved in it must do their due

    Police in New Delhi Arrest Gang Robbing Bitcoin Buyers

    | 2017/10/01 10:00 pm
  • Rhea is launching the Crypto20 trading platform, a capitalization index of the top 20 cryptocurrencies enabling investors to hedge their investments across a range of the top rated, by market cap, cryptocurrencies. The Rhea ICO will begin on Monday, October 2nd. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] Simplifying Crypto Investing with Rhea and the Crypto20 Cryptocurrency investment can be a minefield for those new to the field, presenting a dizzying range of options combined with

    Countdown to the Rhea ICO Launch

    | 2017/09/30 10:00 pm
  • Hackers from North Korea have attempted to infiltrate several cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea, and some entities are saying that this action should serve as a wake-up call. One can definitely say that the country of North Korea is not a highly desirable tourist destination. The ruling military dictatorship, currently under the control of Kim Jong-un, has kept the country isolated from the rest of the world for decades. While we sometimes laugh at the

    Hackers from North Korea Attempt to Steal Bitcoin

    | 2017/09/30 6:02 pm
  •  The CEO of Morgan Stanley, James Gorman, said that Bitcoin is “More Than Just a Fad.” Bad Publicity For Bitcoin Earlier this month, news emerged about comments from the CEO of JP Morgan, Jamie Dimon, calling Bitcoin a “fraud” and “worse than tulip bulbs.”  Shortly after Jamie Dimon made his comments, the London-based algorithmic liquidity provider, Blockswater, filed a report with the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (FI) against him for market abuse. Florian Schweitzer, managing partner at

    Morgan Stanley CEO: ‘Bitcoin Is More Than Just a Fad’

    | 2017/09/28 1:45 pm
  • Venezuelan hyperinflation has now reached the level where one satoshi unit is now equal to a single Venezuelan bolivar. Black market prices for Venezuelan bolivar are now equivalent to 1 satoshi of a Bitcoin. One satoshi, the name given to the 8th decimal place of a Bitcoin, written as 0.00000001 ฿, is the smallest unit of Bitcoin that is transferable. In dollar terms, a satoshi is currently worth $0.0000420842. Further information on the exchange of

    One Satoshi Now Equal To One Venezuelan Bolivar

    | 2017/09/28 1:30 pm
  • Austin Petersen, a candidate for the US Senate in Missouri, is making some waves as he is accepting Bitcoin for campaign contributions. It’s a given that you’ll hear complaints about “big money” flowing into campaigns during the election season. Of course, the sad reality is that politicians are bought and paid for all the time as running a campaign is extremely costly. What has become really interesting is seeing cryptocurrency coming into play for political

    Missouri Senate Candidate Accepting Bitcoin for Campaign Contributions

    | 2017/09/27 4:02 pm